TETFund To Transform Tertiary Institutions For Global Recognition – Echono

The Executive Secretary of TETFund Arc Sonny Echono has stated that the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) is transforming tertiary institutions in the country  to not only be reginised globally but to also  produce graduate that can be globally competitive

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Police Quiz Shonibare Over Alleged Impersonation

By MBACHU GODWIN, Abuja The  Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police  command yesterday quizzed a former member of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, Chief Supo Shonibare and three others over alleged impersonation of the party’s officials. Chief Shonibare and co travelers

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New NYSC D-G Assumes Office, Promises To Sustain Founding Fathers’ Vision

By Joel Ajayi The newly appointed Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier General Mohammed Fada, Wednesday, who took over as the 19th DG of the scheme, sought the support of all stakeholders which would enable him to

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World Hypertension Day: Pharmacists Emphasis Need For Regular Checkup

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, (PSN) Abuja Branch has emphasized the need for regular and accurate checking of blood pressure to avoid falling victim to hypertension. The Chairman of the Abuja branch of PSN, Pharm. Ifeanyi Ikebudu who was

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Ebonyi: AESID Knocks Umahi Over  N600m Budget For 7th Anniversary

Caleb Ishaya Association of Ebonyi State Indigenes in the Diaspora (AESID) has expressed dissatisfaction over the rising debt of Ebonyi state, urging the Economic Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to stop planned fresh loan request by the state government. The group

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Breaking: Court Strikes Out FG’s Amended Charge Against Nnamdi Kanu

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Wednesday, struck out the amended six-count treasonable felony charge the Federal Government preferred against the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. Trial Justice Binta Nyako struck out

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S/Kaduna: SOKIPEP Tasks Stakeholders To Unite To Find Peace In Attacked Community, Gora Gan

By Deborah Musa, Abuja A Southern Kaduna based peace advocacy group, Southern Kaduna Peace Practitioners Network (SOKIPEP), has lamented the fresh attacks in Gora Gan Community of Zango Kataf Local Government Area, by some unscrupulous criminal elements SOKIPEP had advised

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Lafia Polytechnic Joins ASUP Strike, Appeals For Promotion Of Members

David Christopher, Lafia The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Isa Mustapha Agwai Lafia In Nasarawa State had joined the two-week warning strike declared by national body of union to press home its demand for better welfare. Comrade Silvester Aku,

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Divisive Comment: You Can’t Take Role Of Govt, Presidency Fault Northern Elders Forum

We didn’t release any statement urging a group to leave Nigeria –Baba-Ahmed  By Caleb Ishaya, Abuja  Presidency has come down hard on the Northern Elders Forum, NEF, for allegedly instigating a section of the country to leave, saying “any group can

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Stealing In High Places Worrisome

This indeed is not a pleasant moment for our dear country, given the frenetic pace at which events are unfolding. From the North to the South, the media have been awash with unpleasant media reports of obscenities, killings and various

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